Entries by moorachiro

On Valentines Day, Love & Frida

Valentines Day is a day to reflect on LOVE and on all the wonderful and unexpected ways that it comes into our lives. For example, in the form of a salt & pepper Schnauzer that was unexpectedly dropped on my doorstep by my sister two years ago. I fell in love with her instantly and […]

On Conditions I See in the Clinic

I’ve been a city girl all my life and before I worked in Moora I didn’t have a thorough understanding of the soft tissues injuries that result from farming work. Most of these conditions are the result of repetitive tasks that put stress on the same areas of muscle or joint over and over again. […]

October Already

September was a busy month with everyone in the clinic getting away for holidays at some point. Now we’re in October we are all back together again & ready for the next few months that we’re sure are going to go past very quickly. Back in September, Charlene arrived back from her trip to states […]

On Acupuncture and Dry Needling

I still remember plain as day the lady’s butt cheek that ignited my interest in acupuncture and dry needling. It was a very knotty butt cheek and belonged to a lovely lady who regularly spent hours in a car seat driving to a small town where I was working as a young and somewhat inexperienced […]

On Ultrasound Therapy

Our ultrasound machine usually gets a big workout in winter and enjoys a quiet season over the summer. But not this summer. This summer has seen a lot of people with inflammation in the muscles and soft tissues that have responded well to ultrasound therapy and these people are the inspiration behind this post today. These are […]